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Startup Grind Dubai is a local chapter of the Startup Grind, the world’s largest community of startups, founders, innovators, and creators. Our mission is to give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies.

Upcoming events

Oct 16, 2023

In-Person Event (Free)

Daejeon Dubai Business Nexus

South Korean Innovative Companies are visiting Dubai during GITEX 2023 for Market Expansion & Investor Readiness Acceleration

Past events

Virtual Event (Free)

Startup Office Hours w/ Ryan Smith (Qualtrics/Utah Jazz) + Derek Andersen (SG)

In-Person Event

Pitch Your Web 3.0 and AI Startup to Investors in Dubai

In-Person Event

Startups Summer Party

Conference [RSVP/Free]

Product & AI Summit

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Cristina Najera

Chapter Director
Najera Ventures

Sameer Sortur

Chapter Co-director
SquareCircle Ventures

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